The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 112 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 11 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.50% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.52% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 3
Average daily rate £414 £464 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.77% -2.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £419 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £458 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Business Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1963 1914 1688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.80% 95.08% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1198 1108
Average daily rate £400 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 79 69
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Business Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Lead Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Halifax +6 5 £430 +3.61%
Leeds -6 5 £423 -15.23% 1
Lead Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 8 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) ISEB
5 6 (30.00%) Retail
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Retail Banking
9 2 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) SAS
9 2 (10.00%) SQL
9 2 (10.00%) Cognos
9 2 (10.00%) BPR
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
10 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 1 (5.00%) ETL
10 1 (5.00%) VBA
10 1 (5.00%) UML
10 1 (5.00%) Temenos
10 1 (5.00%) PL/1
10 1 (5.00%) Biometrics
10 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (5.00%) Workflow
10 1 (5.00%) Legal
10 1 (5.00%) Validation
10 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Lead Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (5.00%) Temenos Globus
2 1 (5.00%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) IVR
2 1 (5.00%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) BPR
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PL/1
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) COSO
1 1 (5.00%) FINREP
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) Pega
2 1 (5.00%) Temenos
2 1 (5.00%) Teradata